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September 4, 2018

Sam Miri joins Xicato - Will lead expansion of lighting control solutions

Xicato, the leading innovator in highest quality LED lights with smart and open wireless controls, today announced that Sam Miri has joined the Company as its senior vice president of global sales and business development. As a veteran of innovative Silicon Valley companies, Sam brings a wealth of experience in leading and growing sales and sales channels for various size companies including InvenSense, Movea, NextInput, eLichens, and Avnet.  Sam is a graduate of Santa Clara University with a BS degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics and is fluent in French.

“Sam’s experience with connected technologies and software as well as his strategic thinking and keen ability to develop multi-layer global partnerships will help accelerate the implementation of Xicato’s smart lighting initiatives,” said Amir Zoufonoun, Xicato’s CEO.

According to Sam, “Lighting is undergoing its second significant transformation of the last two decades. The first was the adoption of LEDs for illumination. The second is the evolution of smart communication and controls that extend the capabilities and value of lighting installations. I’m excited to be with Xicato and its partners at the forefront of this next transformation.”